APD: Suspect stole semi-tractor from business, attempted to destroy it by fire

Updated: Dec. 8, 2020 at 8:50 AM CST

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Police are searching for a suspect who stole a semi-tractor, caught it on fire and ultimately abandoned it.

Officers responded to a report of a stolen vehicle at a business near the intersection of SE 25th Avenue and Bolton Street on November 30.

The business said a semi-tractor had been stolen.

Officials recovered the stolen semi-tractor after the suspect had attempted to destroy the vehicle by setting it on fire.

The semi-tractor was equipped with a camera system, which caught footage of the suspect behind the wheel.

Those with information on the crime are asked to call the Amarillo Crime Stoppers at (806) 374-4400.

If your tip leads to an arrest, you could earn a reward of up to $1,000.

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